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Blockchain-based commodity marketplaces come to Nigeria

Blockchain-based commodity marketplaces come to Nigeria

Startup Binkabi announces plans to introduce two marketplaces based on its tokenisation protocol.

Paystack's US$8 million funding to boost African merchants

Paystack's US$8 million funding to boost African merchants

Stripe, Visa join Series A round in Nigerian startup.

KuBitX looks to secure Africa's share of cryptocurrency market

KuBitX looks to secure Africa's share of cryptocurrency market

Executives from new cryptocurrency exchange say they have better understanding of local market requirements than global counterparts.

Mobile digital lenders flood Kenya's finance market

Mobile digital lenders flood Kenya's finance market

Senior executive from African Guarantee Fund says there is a US$155 billion funding gap for SMEs in Africa.

Software support for FinTech startups in Egypt

Software support for FinTech startups in Egypt

Banking software firm Temenos and American University in Cairo announce collaboration.

Lack of skills blocking Blockchain in Africa

Lack of skills blocking Blockchain in Africa

Academic institutions need to step in say tech entrepreneurs.

SAFCOIN readies to launch exclusively African crypto

SAFCOIN readies to launch exclusively African crypto

Co-founder Neil Ferreira confident the offering can take on global counterparts, including Bitcoin.

Why African businesses are buying into Blockchain

Why African businesses are buying into Blockchain

Technology serves as a trusted platform for commercial interactions says Oracle.

African banks eager to WhatsApp with clients

African banks eager to WhatsApp with clients

SaaS solutions provider Clickatell expands on partnerships forged with several financial institutions.

US Blockchain firm eyes mobile money crypto opportunity in Kenya

US Blockchain firm eyes mobile money crypto opportunity in Kenya

East African country considers greater investment in tech, with AI and Blockchain taskforce roadmap scheduled for release in September.

Startups look to electrify Sub-Saharan Africa using Blockchain, cryptocurrency

Startups look to electrify Sub-Saharan Africa using Blockchain, cryptocurrency

Partners to leverage 'universal, transparency and transnational characteristics of crypto' to drive solar power.